Joint Institute for Advanced Study / Princeton University Astrophysics Colloquium

Colloquiums are held on Tuesdays at 11:00 am and are organized by The Institute for Advanced Study in the Fall and Princeton University in the Spring. Details on the Fall 2022 colloquiums can be found below. The Joint Astrophysics Colloquium is immediately followed by the Bahcall Lunch. 

For questions about a speaker's visit to The Institute for Advanced Study, please contact Chris Hamilton, Lia Medeiros or Amanda Cenker.

For questions about a speaker's visit to Princeton University SPring 2023, please contact: Arno Vanthieghem, Shany Danieli, or Mami Akiyama. Visitors to the Princeton University Campus must follow their visitor policy and submit the Sponsored Visitor Request Form to Mami Akiyama.

Videos of past talks at the IAS can be found on the IAS video server or on YouTube.

Colloquia Archives

Current Colloquium Schedule

Oct
04
2022

Institute for Advanced Study / Princeton University Joint Astrophysics Colloquium

Maps of the campus and of IAS housing can be found here: https://www.ias.edu/campus-resources/transportation. Parking Lot A is no longer available due to construction. The Auxiliary Lot is available.
Alex Schekochihin
10:30am|Wolfensohn Hall

Much of existing plasma (astro)physics is done hovering in the vicinity of a Maxwellian equilibrium, which is the maximum point of the standard Gibbs entropy and is achieved dynamically by means of two-particle collisions. In this seminar, I would...

Oct
11
2022

Institute for Advanced Study / Princeton University Joint Astrophysics Colloquium

New Insight into Cosmology and the Galaxy-Halo Connection from Non-Linear Scales
Frank van den Bosch
10:30am|Wolfensohn Hall

In our LCDM paradigm, galaxies form and reside in dark matter halos. Establishing the (statistical) relation between galaxies and dark matter halos, the `Galaxy-Halo connection', therefore gives important insight into galaxy formation, and also is a...